This was announced by JSPL Chairman Naveen Jindal, at the plenary session of the Make in Odisha Conclave 2018 at the Janata Maidan in the city here on Monday. He said with the increased investment, the capacity of Angul steel plant will increase from 6 MTPA to 20 MTPA and employment generation will be enhanced from 50,000 to 1,00,000.
Jindal also informed that JSPL is setting up an industrial park at Angul. “People coming to our industrial park will not face any of these challenges we faced like land, water or electricity or anything. We are going to make all these very smooth,” he assured.
Reiterating JSPL’s commitment to social responsibility, Jindal said, “Along with making steel, we also take a passionate interest in our social responsibility like building schools, hospitals, community health care centres and drinking water facility. Our social development vision has become a reality every day and our efforts will continue to enhance the quality of life of the people,” he added. He urged budding investors to take advantage of the conducive business environment and invest in the state.